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Bill Number2613Session1791
Title For making an exemplification of the last will and testament of James Whitshed, late of Burlington Street in the city of Westminster in the kingdom of Great Britain, esquire, evidence of such will within the kingdom of Ireland, and to enable James Hawkins, now a captain in his majesty's royal navy, to assume the name and bear the arms of Whitshed in addition to his own name.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Lords
Leave or Order 2 Mar 1791Leave or Order to No member named [7001]
Presented 2 Mar 1791Presented by No member named [7004]
2nd Reading & Committed 4 Mar 1791   
Reported 15 Mar 1791Reported by Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Other House 16 Mar 17912nd House Reporter Mr Hayes [0995]
Sent to Chief Governor 19 Mar 1791   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers7 Apr 1791 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 15 Apr 1791 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 5 May 1791 
Statute Number 31 George III c.3 (private)
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